Micah Raskin, welcomed to the world on August 8, 1968, has risen to prominence in the New York poker scene since 2007, accruing over $2 million from his semi-professional endeavors at the felt. Renowned for his intelligent play, he is also lauded for his generosity, donating a substantial portion of his earnings, more than 25%, to philanthropic causes.
A figure of entrepreneurial spirit, he also applies his strategic prowess to various business ventures. His benevolence shines in his support for community linchpins—temples, hospitals, and educational institutions, with a keen focus on aiding programs designed for children with Autism. His commitment to societal betterment is further reflected in his active role in establishing and funding after-school initiatives for kids, ensuring that his contributions extend well into the future of his community.